VIETNAM CASHEW NUTS: HIGH QUALITY – HIGH TRUST

What is raw cashew nut? Cashew nuts are nutritionally much the same as other nuts: they are high in fat (around 50%), rich in vitamin E and a good source of minerals, particularly magnesium and zinc. Cashew nuts in raw condition are a satisfying and nutritious snack. These nuts are high in protein, fiber and healthy fats. We love adding...

STAR ANISE FLOWER: THE BEAUTY OF VIETNAM SPICES

What is the Star Anise (star anise flowers)? Vietnam star anise (science name: Illicium verum) which is called star aniseed is the fruit of Illicium verum. Vietnam star anise is grown almost exclusively in Lang Son province by farmers from ethnic minority communities in northern highland areas, and is traded and consumed globally. Anise flower is fruit as the name...

Differentiate Pepper Seasoning Of White And Black Pepper

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Agrikim JSC pepper How many various types of pepper (an simply organic spices)? Vietnam pepper is one of the most popular peppers in the world. Both white and black peppers come from the same plant and are used as pepper seasoning. In order to use these spices effectively, it is important to know the basic difference between them. Both black and white...

AGRIKIM – STORY OF A VIETNAM AGED MANUFACTURER OF CINNAMON (CASSIA)

  Vietnam produces cassia for domestic use and export. The Vietnam war disrupted production, but since the beginning of the early 21st century, Vietnam has resumed export of the spices and become one of the best source for high quality cassia. Vietnam produced cassia mainly in Yen Bai, Thanh Hoa and Quang Ninh provinces where the soil and the weather...

29, September 2019: Pepper price continues to go down

World pepper prices today September 2019 at 11:00 am (VN time). Kochi, India: the export price of black pepper decreased slightly by 0.02%, price for immediate delivery levels at Rupi 34,430 per quintal. SMX, Singapore: price remains unchanged during September, at 6,500 USD / ton. Vietnamese pepper price today (29, September, 2019) Pepper prices today 9/29 continue to decrease in...

E-commerce, E-logistics – An Inevitable Trend For Successful Exporters

Leaders and representatives of government agencies, experts and companies have gathered to discuss the solutions to help Vietnamese agro-fisheries exporters increase the opportunities in major value chains, while preventing possible loss risks amid changing global trading rules and the wide influence of Industry 4.0. At the conference held on September 13 by the Ministry of Industry and Trade (MoIT) and...

Solutions to promote cinnamon export, recover quickly and sustainably

Although the export turnover is still modest, the cinnamon industry in Vietnam is a sustainable livelihood for more than 200,000 ethnic minority households in remote provinces.   Eliminate hunger for ethnic people Cinnamon and star anise are two non-timber forest products grown by Vietnamese people more than 100 years ago. Cinnamon is grown in Yen Bai, Lao Cai, Ha Giang, Thanh...

PEPPER EXPORT: DOWNTREND IN MOST MARKETS, NEW OPPORTUNITY IN EUROPE, WHAT SHOULD WE DO?

Import and Export Department (Ministry of International Trade and Industry) reviews: Pepper prices fall due to increasing global supply. However, in Vietnam the quality of pepper is partly affected by excessive use of chemicals and pesticides, so the price is lower than that of some other countries. The Import-Export Department further analyzed: 5 years ago, Vietnam pepper was the world...

Vietnam’s cashew exports continue to rank No. 1 in the world

  In the first 6 months of 2019, cashew exports reached 195.7 thousand tons, worth US $ 1.489 billion, up 12.2% in volume, down 12.1% in value over the same period in 2018.   With the above export volumes, Vietnam continues to be the world's No. 1 in cashew exports. Source: Vietnambiz

SUPPLY EXCEEDS DEMAND, PEPPER PRICE IS FORECAST TO CONTINUE STRUGGLING

The Department of Import and Export predicts that pepper exports will continue to face difficulties due to a larger supply than demand and fierce competition in the world market. The Import and Export Department (Ministry of International Trade and Industry) said that in August 2019, the price of black pepper decreased in compare with July 2019. On 28 August 2019,...